Unit

UNIT 7.1 Biophysical Analysis of Nucleic Acids

  1. Ignacio Tinoco Jr.

Published Online: 1 MAY 2001

DOI: 10.1002/0471142700.nc0701s00

Current Protocols in Nucleic Acid Chemistry

Current Protocols in Nucleic Acid Chemistry

How to Cite

Tinoco, I. 2001. Biophysical Analysis of Nucleic Acids. Current Protocols in Nucleic Acid Chemistry. 00:7.1:7.1.1–7.1.8.

Author Information

  1. University of California, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
  2. Published Print: FEB 2000

Abstract

This overview unit provides a thorough overview of biophysical methods used for structure analysis, including X-ray diffraction, nuclear magnetic resonance, optical spectroscopy, theoretical and computational methods, and single-molecule methods. Advantages and disadvantages of the methods are compared.